Mama's Twig & Blossoms Blog

Chocolate Orange Brownies

Have you ever tried those orange-shaped chocolates that usually come out around this time of year? You know, they have segments, taste like an orange (OK, they taste like chocolate with orange essence), and are so easy to eat that before you know it, it's gone and you have a tummy ache? Yeah, I don't know them, either. This is so much better for you, easy t...

What's on your beam?

Once a week, I said. How hard can it be? I'll publish a new blog post once a week. Ahahahaha, yes well, let me wipe the tears of mirth from my eyes as I tell you, the best laid plans rarely survive enemy contact (or so says Helmuth von Moltke). And so it is that, after almost a THREE month break, I am back at the computer, typing away. It's not that I did...

Lemon Blueberry Smoothie

OK, for the second recipe post in a row, you might feel like I'm cheating a bit (traveling!). But again, I implore you to give it a try, it's so good! And I'll give you something a bit meatier soon, promise. This smoothie is super yummy and full of goodness. My kids loved it, and for those mornings (we do this for snacks, too) when we need to do something q...